Former world snooker champion Shaun Murphy of England in a game at the World Snooker Masters in Hong Kong in 2017. Photo: Xinhua
Former world snooker champion Shaun Murphy of England in a game at the World Snooker Masters in Hong Kong in 2017. Photo: Xinhua

Shaun Murphy says ‘it’s not fair’ after Chinese snooker amateur Si Jiahui beats him at UK Championship

  • Former world champion insists 19-year-old Si ‘deserved the victory’ but ‘shouldn’t be on the table’ following shock 6-5 loss at the York Barbican
  • ‘I have earned the right to call myself a professional snooker player. He hasn’t done that’ says world No 6 Murphy – ‘this is our livelihood’

Topic |   World Snooker
Former world snooker champion Shaun Murphy of England in a game at the World Snooker Masters in Hong Kong in 2017. Photo: Xinhua
Former world snooker champion Shaun Murphy of England in a game at the World Snooker Masters in Hong Kong in 2017. Photo: Xinhua
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